Miriam Makeba Horoscope Pisces and Zodiac Monkey
Miriam Makeba, age 87, was born on March 04, 1932. Miriam Makeba's horoscope sun sign is Pisces
and Chinese zodiac sign is Monkey
. Miriam Makeba was famous for South African singer's music was embraced worldwide
Meanings of Name Miriam
The name Miriam was originated from Hebrew. It is used as a female name. The name Miriam is of the meaning of Uncertain, maybe bitter. The name Miriam is used in English and Hebrew speaking countries. Miriam is the form of the Hebrew Miryam most commonly found in English. In the Old Testament Miriam was the sister of Moses and Aaron.
Its meaning is disputed. It may come from the Hebrew 'leharim' (to raise), thus giving "she who raises". One school of thought links the name with the Hebrew 'mar' (bitter).
Some believe it comes from the Aramaic "wished for child" or use 'mar' (bitter) and 'yam' (sea) to give "bitter sea" or "sea of bitterness". Another traditional meaning often assigned to the name is "rebellion" or "rebelliousness".
It is also possible that the ultimate origin is Egyptian, given the name's connection to other characters with probably Egyptian names. Perhaps it is derived in part from 'mry' (beloved) or 'mr' (love)..
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